Membership Exploration Meeting Is Sunday At Pilgrim Congregational

Wednesday, December 04, 2013

Adult Education opportunities Sunday mornings at 10 a.m. at Pilgrim Congregational Church, 400 Glenwood Drive, during December in the pastor's office will be on "The Path to Bethlehem."  Dr. David Brown will speak at the 11 a.m. service on "The Gift of Peace," with text from Matthew 3:1-12 and 11:2-6. 

A membership exploration meeting for those interested in learning about membership in the church will follow the morning worship service in the pastor's office.

Bible study on "The Challenge of the Prophet Jeremiah" will be taught by Pastor Brown at either of two classes, Wednesday, Dec. 11 at 6:30 at the home of Kendra Bell and Lisa Taylor, 400 Olivia Lane, Soddy Daisy or Tuesday, Dec. 17, at 7 p.m. at the church.

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